Bills introduced in the New York State Legislature this session would allow terminally ill patients to request a lethal dose of drugs from two physicians.
A canonical inquiry into the life of Dorothy Day will begin soon and extend to the end of the year, according to the Archdiocese of New York.
Catholic intellectuals have been criticizing, and defending, the Catholic bona fides of Pope Francis, especially since the pontiff released a landmark document on family life earlier this month.
GSR Preview: Religious leaders, including several Catholic women religious, are urging leaders of nations not to renege on their promise to sign the landmark Paris Agreement.
NCR Today: Guests enjoyed desserts from 80 different chefs at a charitable function to help the hungry.
NCR Today: In a church environment where women ask repeatedly for more leadership roles, look for ways to make sure the coming generation feels connected to the church at all.
NCR Today: Religious leaders engaged in political rhetoric need “to have conversations in a prophetic mode that don’t become injurious.”
Stephen Colbert is the first to make Catholic belief the wellspring of his satire. It's the serious weight that gives some of his most telling observations their heft.
Eco Catholic: St. Joseph Sr. Elizabeth Johnson discussed about how humans fit into God’s creation during a Feb. 26 talk in New York's East Village.
Global Sisters Report: Religious congregations among those working to put the 17 Sustainable Development Goals into action.